Menger Hotel (San Antonio, Tex.).; Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration.
Opening on February 1, 1859, the Menger Hotel had been an important part of San Antonio life until it was scheduled for demolition in 1940. Ella Stumpf tells of her role in the purchase and restoration of the hotel.
HemisFair (1968: San Antonio, Tex.).; Yarborough, Senator Ralph.; Tower of the Americas (San Antonio, Tex.).; Frost, Tom.; Hilton Hotel (San Antonio, Tex.).
H. B. Zachry discusses the origins and planning for the 1968 HemisFair held in San Antonio. Included are Tower of the Americas, building of the Hilton Hotel in four months using modular construction, and post-Hemisfair plans.